October 16, 1817: a farmer discovers the corpse of Luigia Bacchi, the woman missing a few days before.
At the cemetery, the night before, it was stolen the dead body of Victoria Clementi, the suicidal girl alleged murderer of Luigia Bacchi.
The investigations are closed hastily.
The Inspector Augusto Donati begins a personal investigation that led him to reconnect these two deaths with an infanticide committed few months earlier. Meanwhile,on July 23, 2017, Anna Persico, perfectly lookalike Vittoria Clementi, continues to be haunted by her doppelganger.
>Police investigates on the disappearance of Angela, the best friend of Anna, and on the kidnapping of Chiara Ferrari, a girl missing for months, found alive and exactly identical to Luigia Bacchi.
Anna Persico/Vittoria Clementi
Clelia Cicero was born in Parma.
She is a professional actress and singer. She graduated in Imaging, Music, Media and Performance from the University of Parma. In 2007, she obtained a diploma of actress of theatre from the “Alessandra Galante Garrone School of Theatre”. Immediately after, she had her first experience on stage as a touring actress in numerous performances in Italy. In 2008, she was selected by the “New Talent Competition” sponsored by RAI (Italian National Radio and Televison ) and participated in several RAI programs including the sit com “Piloti”. From 2009, she was contracted in Rome by the Kitchen Company of Eleonora D’Urso and Massimo Chiesa to appear in “The Kitchen” by Wesker. In 2011, she was selected by the renown Argentinian director César Brie as a part of the cast of “Karamazov” (winning Premio Teatro Del Mundo 2013 as the best foreign play in Argentina and was nominated for the Premio Ubu 2012 for the best direction in Italy ). In addition, in 2013, she debuted in the lead role in “La Mite” also directed by César Brie. With these two productions, she toured Italy and Argentina. With him and her colleagues, she founded the theatre company Teatro Presente. She has been cast as an actress in several independent films such as: “Orlando & Company” by Alberto Rizzi and “Come in Terra così in Cielo” by Christian Spaggiari. She has a solo career as a singer in an acoustic duo entitled “Premiere Etude sur Piaf”. The success of which has taken her to tour it from 2012 in USA, Argentina, France and Switzerland.
Ispettore Augusto Donati
Giustiniano Alpi is born on June 13, 1990 in Milan. After his studies in Parma, in 2009 he moved to Rome to become an actor. The first approach to acting is Duse International, International Centre of Cinema and Theatre, created by Francesca De Sapio, where he works on the Strasberg/Stanislavskij method. In the same year partecipates in the seminary Action Training Improvisation and Script Analysis directed by Michael Margotta. After these first experiences, in 2011 he arrives on tv in the fiction Benvenuti a tavola directed by Francesco Miccichè, in the role of Iacobazzi and later in the documentary film Con Cuore Puro directed by Lucrezia Le Moli, which broadcasts in RAI. In 2012 takes part in the movie CHA CHA CHA directed by Marco Risi and in the fiction Rosso San Valentino directed by Fabrizio Costa. After that he dubs the animation Racconti della Notte directed by Michel Ocelot and in 2013 partecipates in Non è mai troppo tardi, a fiction directed by Giacomo Campiotti. The simoultaneous work with Francesca De Sapio, brings him at his first experience in theatre and, as Teoclimeno, takes part in the play Penelope in Groznyi, written by Marco Calvani. Giustiniano is also a songwriter and since 2004 he plays with his band Erezione Continua. After many gigs and festivals, joining the scene with bands such as Bad Manners, Statuto and many others famous bands from the italian underground scene, Paolo Genovese, in 2013, contacts Erezione Continua to include their song Two Lovers (the Lost Fever) in the soundtrack of his movie Tutta colpa di Freud. He is currently studying at the School of Cinematic Arts Gian Maria Volonté in Rome.
Comissario Carlo Graziano
Luca Vitali, graduated in acting and theater direction at the International School of Theatre “Circo a Vapore” in Rome, decided to exploit his studies as tv presenter and director for television and business events.
He has created numerous web tv themes dedicated to companies and their specific needs.
Author, videographer and director of numerous TV format.
He has lent his voice to radio programs, commercials and dubbings.
He specialized through seminars in (video) footage with steadycam.
Sostituto procuratore Corrado Fornari
Luciano Pagetti è una delle principali figure del teatro lodigiano. Attore, regista , nel 1973 ha studiato regia sotto la guida di Enrico D’Alessandro per poi divenire nel 1980 regista e responsabile della Compagnia teatrale lodigiana.
È stato – fra l’altro – attore in ONDINE (andato in scena presso il Teatro Franco Parenti di Milano per la regia di Andrée Ruth Shammah); unico e principale interprete in “ROCKABECKETT– rapide lente amnesie”(monologhi di Beckett con la voce di Giulia Lazzarini) rappresentato a Milano, a Lodi e a Bologna; ha preso parte a due spettacoli inseriti nella rassegna “RISUONARTE - l’ECO DEI LUOGHI” per la regia di Piera Rossi.
E’ stato regista e attore in “ANNUNCIO A MARIA” di Testori spettacolo patrocinato dalla Provincia di LODI; ideatore, lettore e interprete dello spettacolo “LA LUSSURIA” in occasione della rassegna “I VIZI CAPITALI” organizzata dal Comune di LODI ; lettore e interprete di presentazioni di romanzi per la Biblioteca Comunale Laudense in “RISVOLTO DI COPERTINA”; lettore e interprete in altre manifestazioni organizzate da MUSICARTE , dalla PROVINCIA DI LODI, da MUSICALTRA.
Ha vinto numerosi premi per la regia degli spettacoli allestiti e riconoscimenti come attore. Per la sua attività teatrale e il suo impegno nell’educazione al teatro fra i giovani è stato insignito della Benemerenza Civica del Comune di Lodi e della Benemerenza Civica del Comune di Tavazzano. Luciano Pagetti è infatti anche docente di teatro dal 1998 in moltissime scuole di ogni ordine e grado della provincia di Lodi e ha allestito numerose commedie per ragazzi pluripremiate.
Dal 2010 collabora stabilmente con l’Accademia Gerundia di Lodi come docente del Corso di Teatro. Ha collaborato per molti anni con la cooperativa per disabili “IL MOSAICO “coinvolgendo con le persone diversamente abili i giovani del quartiere; ha collaborato anche nelle rappresentazioni finali della Cooperativa per disabili IL MELOGRANO di S. Colombano. Ha partecipato a trasmissioni televisive ( LA VERITA’ , SCHERZI A PARTE,); a trasmissioni radiofoniche (RADIOLODI: ”La voce della poesia”, “Nero di notte”, “C’era una volta” ) con letture di poesie e testi di autori italiani e stranieri ; a corti cinematografici. Recentemente è stato protagonista nel film-documentario su Francesco Cazzulani (emerito cittadino lodigiano), e attore nel film FENIX, di prossima uscita , interpretando il ruolo del “Magicante”.
Di recente è stato regista e attore in “La Trilogia della Villeggiatura” di Carlo Goldoni, andato in scena presso il Teatro Nuovo di Milano e al Teatro alle Vigne di Lodi con la compagnia “Il Pioppo” da lui stesso fondata e diretta. Quattro dei suoi lavori teatrali sono inseriti nella nuova programmazione del Teatro alle Vigne di Lodi e lo vedranno regista e interprete.
Julia Rossi was born in Parma on the 22nd of August 1988. Early interested in acting, after highschool , she continued her drama studies frequenting different courses and stages. In 2010 she degrees at the Teatro Colli Academy in Bologna. The same year she founds, with ad Ilaria Carmeli, Erika Patroncini and Marco Sparano the Teatro del Cigno Company and since then she takes part in plays like “Baccanti” of Euripide (playing the role of Dionysus), “Nozze di sangue” of F.G.Lorca (playing the role of The Bride), Istruttoria of P. Weiss (playing the accused), “Romeo & Juliet” (playing the role of Juliet), “Much ado about nothing” (playing the role of Beatrice), “Le Mosche” di J.P.Sartre (with the role of Elettra. She partecipates at plays and readings directed by artists like Parenti, Lucarelli, Boltansky e Livermore.
In 2015 she is Emma Rigoni in the movie “The Red Box – Doppelgänger 2” directed by Gian Guido Zurli
Irene Valenti was born in Parma in 1989. Since her childhood she has always shown a strong inclination towards the arts and since she was 8 has participated with the school workshops and theater performances at the Teatro della Briciole. After the first theatrical experiences she approached the world of writing and screenplay frequenting "Bottega Finzioni", a writing school by Carlo Lucarelli, and participating in a workshop with writer Michael Pellegrini. In 2013 she studied film acting in New York at the New York Film Academy and in 2014 she returned to Italy to frequent "Accademia Artisti" in Rome. Currently works in Parma and follows the theater courses at the Teatro del Cerchio.
Commissario Fosco Oleari
Stefano Torselli grows in Piacenza, and is involved in web communication.
He is a professor and adviser active in the area of web technology and web marketing like SEO expert.
For several years now realizes theatrical and cultural projects dedicated to the culture of the Baroque and Gothic directing the magazine Online www.baroque.it and www.goticomania.it.
Traveling a lot for Europe on the trail of Bernini, Caravaggio and Giambattista Marino has penetrated deeply into the 'Great Theatre of the World'.
Outgoing and with versatile skills is fine sharp-tongued satire that is well located in the role of an actor in this first experience.
Mattia Toscani was born in Parma in 1961, lives in Parma, where he is a professor at the Technical Institute for Surveyors "Rondani" of Parma.
He’s graduated in Agricultural Science and Philosophy, former Professor of Sociology of Cultural Processes at the Faculty of Psychology, University of Parma, he’s also Drama Therapy operator of the theatrical and theater-company Teatro Civico Not present.
He has published several books of nonfiction and two novels: Strange tales of everyday implications (Or publisher, 2004) and the novel The memory foam (Montag, 2010).
Avvocato Stefano Ricci
Born in Reggio Emilia on the 18th February 1988, Alessandro Zanni begins to be interested in acting during the highschool period. Between 2006 and 2010 he take part in some plays and partecipates to the realization of two music videoclips: “Trash Clash Planet” by What a Funk?! and “Invocation” by the Graves of Nosgoth. After an interruption, during wich he deepens the thecnical side of film making (he frequents the course of film making at the National Academy of Cinema in Bologna)he gets back to drama classes with Compagnia Teatro del Cigno. At the end of his studies he officially joins the Company in “Romeo & Juliet” (Benvolio), “Much ado about Nothing” (Benedict), “Istruttoria” (accused), “Le Mosche” (soldier).
In 2015 he plays the part of the lawyer Stefano Ricci in the movie “The Red Box – Doppelgänger 2” directed by Gian Guido Zurli
Eliana Di Tillo
Eliana Di Tillo was born in Campobasso in 1989, and currently she lives in Bologna.
Postgraduated in Clinical Psychology at the University of Bologna, she obtained both an Acting Drama Diploma at the Navile School of Theatre in Bologna, and an Acting Diploma of Commedia dell'Arte at the Luis Jouvet School of Theatre.
Since the age of 13, as an actor, she has gained much theatrical experience. In 2005, she was cast by Giuseppe Bertolucci for the play “Le Ceneri di Gramsci” by Pier Paolo Pasolini, at the Arena del Sole Theatre in Bologna, and took part in the performance of “Ritratto del Novecento” by Edoardo Sanguineti, at the Sala Borsa Library in Bologna, directed by Giuseppe Bertolucci. In the same year, she participated in the BOA Italy-International Festival of Theater in the plays “Break on Through To The Other Side” by Ellen Koivisto, directed by Nino Campisi, and “The Future Of The Female” by Michelle Lein, directed by Angela Baviera.
In 2008 she performed at the 40th International Theatre Festival “The Mediterranean” at the Venice Biennale, in the productions of “In Volo Verso Simurgh”, directed by Elisabetta Brusa, and “Ciao: Ad Est dell'Est”, directed by Corrado Veneziano.
Over the years she has developed a strong interest in the therapeutic value of the theater, participating in two Drama Therapy Workshops, directed by Mattia Toscani, and she has collaborated with several associations aimed at helping people with mental disorders and physical disabilities.
Lara Bossi, theater and film actress, she graduated in 2012 in Cultural Heritage (curriculum "Cinema, Theatre, Video and Rituals") at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Milan. She also attended the Scuola di Teatro at Quelli di Grock and she is currently ending the Academic Course Training for Acting at Campo Teatrale. In 2013 she participated in seminars by Danio Manfredini and Antonio Latella, and she participated for a week in an intensive workshop with a final exhibition opens to the public, under the direction of Cesar Brie. She is specialized in Theatrical Biomechanics. In 2012 she was curator of the exhibition "Il Proscenio del Tempo" at the Gallery Barbara Frigerio Contemporary Art in Milan. After a year staying in Sydney (NSW, Australia) has acquired an excellent command of the English language, and due to this she has worked as a hostess and translator at the MIA e D (Milan International Art e Design Fair) in Singapore for the photographer Maurizio Galimberti, in 2014. As movie actress has starred in "Love you Krishna" (released in 2015) a film directed by Stanley Joseph, with Gil Ben-Moshe, Zenia Starr and Romin Khan (Indian and Australian production); to "Space Truckin '" directed by Giorgio Magaro (2011-2012); in short films in collaboration with web IPantellas; the ten-part web series "A Shooting Vice", directed by Innovazione2. As theater actress she read at the Wonderland Festival for the NDN project, curated by Gabriele Vacis in 2013. She also participated at the realization of some theatrical shows such as "Grover's Corners"; "6 Gradi" and "Oceanomare" directed by Roberta Mandelli with La Compagnia degli Equilibristi. In 2014 she participated in the show “Anime al Diavolo" directed by Alessandro Sgamma at the Teatro Libero of Milan and “Sognando Parigi", as assistant director.
Gabriele Montanari nasce a Reggio Emilia il 3 gennaio 1974. Fin da piccolo ha sempre avuto una grande passione per la recitazione, imitazioni e sketch comici; all'età di 8 anni inizia ad esibirsi nelle recite scolastiche e a creare e proporre spettacoli ai compagni di classe, nei quali si esibisce.
Nel 1992 all'età di 18 anni, inizia a fare teatro, iscrivendosi ad una corso di recitazione presso il Teatro San Prospero di Reggio Emilia, al termine del quale porta in scena alcuni assaggi teatrali, tratti da Ionesco e Dario Fo.
Dal 1993 al 1999 decide di dedicarsi al Cabaret. Dopo una pausa di circa cinque anni, nel 2004 ricomincia a studiare recitazione, vocalità, dizione e fonetica, privatamente presso un insegnante professionista di Bologna. Da lì inizia la sua carriera teatrale; nel 2005 porta in scena "PROVACI ANCORA SAM", di Woody Allen, nel 2006 porta in scena la commedia "TI RICORDI QUANDO", un progetto sulla commedia all'Italiana anni 50, 60 e 70, creato da lui ed alcuni colleghi conosciuti durante un laboratorio. nel 2007 arriva il successo con la commedia francese "LA CENA DEI CRETINI" di Francis Veber, portata in scena fino al 2010 nei teatri di tutta Italia. Nel 2008 fonda la compagnia Teatro Distillato, con cui collabora fino al 2013. Dal 2010 lavora con la compagnia Teatro del Cigno di Reggio Emilia, con la quale lavora in vari testi classici, da BACCANTI di Euripide, a ROMEO E GIULIETTA e MOLTO RUMORE PER NULLA di Shakespeare, NOZZE DI SANGUE di Garcia Lorca, LE MOSCHE di Jean Paul Sartre. Dal 2009 inizia a girare cortometraggi, spot pubblicitari, e a proporsi a cinema e televisione. Dal 2014 studia recitazione cinematografica privatamente. Nel 2015 partecipa alle riprese di "The Red box - Doppelganger 2" regia di Gian Guido Zurli nel ruolo di Padre Pietro.
Marchesa Cornerlia Du Bois
Passionate about theater since she was attending the lyceum, participates in 1995 to a theater project for schools promoted by the 'INDA (National Institute for Ancient Drama) performing Antigone by Sophocles playing in the beautiful setting of the greek theater of Syracuse. She has a degree in law and she is gradutaed harpsichord at the Accademia Santa Cecilia in Rome, specializes in philology of ancient and baroque music at the Institute of Higher Musical Studies "Claudio Monteverdi" in Cremona, deepening the themes of the performing arts (dance, theater, singing, costumes) during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Since two years, she is responsible for historical and theatrical animation (text writing style, direction and active participation as an actress) for Gareggiare dei convivi della Quintana di Foligno, the most important and impressive historical event in Europe about the first quarter of the seventeenth century. She performs acting, singing and dancing in the concert / show "Caravaggio: lights, shadows, music ', in collaboration with Maestro Franz Silvestri. Since 2010 collaborates with the site www.baroque.it and she organized in the most prestigious villas and historical locations in Italy and Europe, animations, and historical re-enactments in costume of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries combining theater, dance, music and practices demonstrations of aristocratic everyday life.
Angela Bobbio / Ragazza Misteriosa
Sara Fiorini was born in Reggio Emilia in 1983, the city where she lives and works as a psychologist at the Association "Casina dei Bimbi" Onlus in contact with children and adolescents hospitalized and chronically ill. She participated for five years in various laboratories Teatroterapia directed by Mattia Toscani, participating in various transitions in Nature and from eight years she take part in REgospelCORO (directed by Navid Mirzadeh), important reality in Reggio Emilia and known for particular methods and introspective knowledge used in entering into contact with the songs and gospel spirituals, in order to have a deepest knowledge of themselves.
Gian Guido Zurli
Producer, Director, Writer, Editor, Sound Designer
Gian Guido Zurli, Filmmaker, Director, Writer, Editor and Producer was born in Parma, Italy in 1977. Editor and writer since 1999. He has written and directed the dreamlike storyline that became the horror/mystery movie DOPPELGANGER in 2015 and the sequel The Red Box: DOPPELGANGER Episode 2 in 2016.
Federico Attilio Perugini
Cinematographer, Lighting, Camera Operator
Federico Attilio Perugini was born in Montecchio Emilia (RE) in 1986. He graduated from the high school of music A.Boito in Parma. Ending his musical path, he decides to follow his passion for cinema, born during the years of high school. He studied film and television directing at the Accademia Nazionale del Cinema e della Televisione of Bologna and then moved to Rome where he specialized as a camera operator and director of photography. Over the years he participated, between Rome and Emilia Romagna, as a DOP in several music videos and independent films, he creates and collaborates actively in the cultural association “Le Rane - Balzi tra le arti sceniche" that aims to promulgate the theater and the film for all ages. "Photography for cinema is a creed, a construction of light spots, empty and full. that return an emotion. The thought is always addressed to the audience, because it's to him that we owe everything. Just like the brush of Caravaggio or the pencil of Andrea Pazienza, light is the soul of the world. "
My name is Francesco Tresca and I was born in Vicenza, Italy, in 1984. My passion for music started when I was only nine years old, as a guitarist at first, and one year later as a drummer, too. Throughout the years, I have mainly being focusing on drum playing, along with studying music theory, which allowed me to explore several aspects of musical composition, as well. I am mainly a progressive, rock, metal and fusion drummer but I have also had the chance to explore other musical fields. I teach at two Italian schools: Be On Stage in Padua and Arzimusica in Vicenza. Furthermore, I am a film score composer, which allows me to combine my two main passions for music and cinema. The main bands I play and have played with are Arthemis, Power Quest and Hypnotheticall. I have been playing live in Italy and abroad, and I had the chance to participate to tours and to attend music festivals along with major bands such as the Aerosmith, Motorhead, Twisted Sister, Slayer, Megadeth, Alter Bridge, Helloween, Angra, Linkin Park, Opeth, Hawkwind, Sepultura, Accept, Devin Townsend amongst many. I am endorsed by Ddrum, Pro Mark e Evans.
Mimmo D'ippolito was born in Brindisi in 1982. He’s an independent italian musician (Keyboards/Piano), composer, self producer based in Carovigno (BR) - Puglia (Italy). His Compositions ranges from Electronic, Ambient, Cinematic sounds, Modern - Post Classical stuffs. His music was in rotation in different web and terrestrial radios, podcasts, indie compilations, collaborations with some independent and underground labels, Videomakers, Filmakers. Mimmo D’ippolito have a classical background studies (piano, Composition and Theory), he studied with different teachers and played in different underground projects, but most of all he’s dedicate from different years to compose, produce and promote his self music compositions, and research of different sounds and music styles.
Make Up Department / Make Up Artist
Emanuela Benso born in Lodi in May 18, 1985, she is passionate of art since her childhood, from her first performances in school to the real workshops in theater where she built sets for shows; she used to spend her spare time going to the cinema, to the theater and to exhibitions but it's thanks to TV series and movies, which can be considered the must-haves in special effects, that she decided to take this path. After graduating in Cultural Heritage, specialising in history and conservation of theater, film and television heritage at the University of Milan, she decided to continue her studies pursuing her passion, grown wiser over the years, achieving artistic experiences with special effects professors, firstly in Milan with the make-up artist Laura Laciniati and later with the great Sergio Stivaletti in Rome. During the courses, in addition to Fx, she learns how to make-up for theater, photography, film and television. She starts to work in various events such as fashion shows, weddings, exhibitions, theme nights, short films, feature films, commercials, music videos and thus getting experience in sets and photo shoots for fashion agencies. She collaborates as freelancer, currently living in Lodi but she is available to work both in Italy and abroad.
Embroiderer with a passion for the antiques, she attended the school of fashion in Florence, specializing in recovery and restoration of historical costumes. In her creations she loves matching colors and materials of different nature to create artifacts of particular value and originality. She collaborated in the realization of the collection baroque.it, taking care the embroidery decorations of some clothes. She organizes and participates in numerous costume events.
Segretario Di Edizione
Ennio Cicero è nato a Parma il 19 novembre 1984. E’ guida turistica abilitata per la regione Emilia-Romagna. Appassionato viscerale di cinema, arte, musica e cultura in genere.
Laureato in Beni Artistici, Teatrali, Cinematografici e dei Nuovi Media presso la Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia di Parma con una tesi dal titolo: “Fortune critiche di Stanley Kubrick in Italia”. Ha curato la bibliografia ragionata nel volume monografico “Bernardo Bertolucci” (2014), edito da Falsopiano.
Batterista dal 2001 in vari complessi del parmense, ha pubblicato nel 2010 l’album “Rock Doesn’t Rust” con la formazione dei Rather Unwise e nel 2013 ha partecipato al Torrita Blues Festival con la Hardblues Band. Al suo bagaglio tecnico ha aggiunto da qualche anno il pianoforte.
Make Up Department / Make Up Artist
Silvia Basini was born in Reggio Emilia on Oct. 10 1988, she approached the world of acting in the high school period participating in the staging of some shows in Italian and English from the years 2002-2010. Then her interest moved in other areas, including writing. She dedicated herself writing her first novel named Nuovi occhi sistemano tutto published by Habanero Edizioni in 2014. Always been passionate about art and fashion, in 2015 she studied at the Making Beauty Academy in Milano where she obtained a Make Up Artist Certificate. Also in 2015 she participated in the filming of the movie " The Red Box - Doppelgänger 2 " directed by Gian Guido Zurli overseeing part of Make Up and playing a small role as Marta.
Director Of Photography, VFX, Sound Designer
Andrea Ampollini was born in Parma in 1983. Graduated in 2001 from the Liceo Scientifico G. Marconi di Parma, he studied Theatre and Film at the Faculty of Letters of the University of Parma.
Always passionate about cinema, studying Fellini, Bergman and Kubrick, he’s passionate about the films of Fulci and Bava. During his studies he make experience with Federico Attilio Perugini, collaborating on short films and music videos.
After a few years as a freelance photographer he opened a photographic studio and started working as director of photography with Gian Guido Zurli.